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Coronavirus in Texas

A Houston day care convinced all its workers to get the COVID-19 vaccine. Now it requires a shot.

While some national companies are requiring employees to be vaccinated against the coronavirus, mandates have been the exception for businesses in Texas.

Childcare supervisor Amy Davis takes the temperature of three-year-old Nicholas as he is dropped off by his mother Melissa H…
Director Flavia Souza at the Museum District Childcare Center in Houston on Sept. 1, 2021.
Museum District Childcare Center’s Louvaine Reid comforts a baby on their first day at the center on Sept. 1, 2021. The cent…
Ryan Bouillet adjusts a bright neon mask on his son’s Remy's face, 3, at the Museum District Childcare Center in Houston on …

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Vaccine FAQs

  • Who is eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine?

  • Is the COVID-19 vaccine safe and effective?

  • Should I still get the vaccine if I've had COVID-19?

  • Where can I get the COVID-19 vaccine in Texas?

  • Who can get a COVID-19 booster shot?

Final push

Museum District Childcare Center caregivers Issa Arevalo and Mishelle Acosta take off their masks after hours for a quick ph…

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